Photo: Matt Hogan
Photo: Matt Hogan

Caroline Rose Dug Her Own Grave

I’m almost ashamed to admit that it wasn’t Caroline Rose’s music that first caught my attention, it was her powerful aesthetic. When you’re doing the Music Picks at On Tap, and you don’t recognize a band, sometimes you make a judgement call on whether to give them a listen or not based on their artwork or […]




june music dc

This Month in Music: June 2016

FRIDAY, JUNE 3 Hamilton Leithauser & Paul Maroon Natives…

Grrls Rule at DCJazzFest at The Yards

When many people consider jazz, they think of horns and the men…
Mayer Hawthorne

Mayer Hawthorne Brings New Tunes to 9:30 Club

“Whatever it is, it gots to be funky.” That’s…
DJ Provoke

DJ Provoke Brings His Progressive Funk to the DC Dancefloor

For stalwart DC house and disco DJ Patrick Gordy, a journey that…
Dead & Company

The Grateful Dead Comes Back to Life: Dead & Company at Jiffy Lube Live

At first glance, Dead & Company may not have made much…
summer festival guide

2016 Summer Festival Guide

ARTS, CULTURE & FUN SUNDAY, MAY 1 Fiesta Asia Silver…
DJ Ayes Cold

DJ Ayes Cold Brings Global Beats to DC’s Dance Scene

When On Tap learned that DJ Ayes Cold’s five years of experience…
may music dc

This Month in Music: May 2016

WEDNESDAY, MAY 4 NRBQ vs. Los Straitjackets When Mexican surf…
Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeroes

Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeroes

Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeros burst onto the scene in…
Cage the Elephant

Cage the Elephant at Merriweather Post Pavilion

When Cage the Elephant entered the studio last year to work…